A piece of artwork created by the CAA 8th Grade Class was awarded first place honors during the 3rd annual Student Art Contest known as Graffiti for Good. Graffiti for Good is part of an anti-bullying initiative presented by QC United. The artwork was displayed at the 4th Annual “Pete’s Awesome CommUNITY Party” on Sunday, October 22nd. Read more
News, Events, and Announcements
Joint Initiative for Village Advancement
The CAA PTA welcomes Mhisho Vuong as the PTA president for the 2017 – 2018 school year.
- Schools and employers rank a degree in the arts among the most significant indicator of a job candidate’s creativity and innovation skills.
- Creativity is one of the top three personality traits most important to career success, according to U.S. employers.
- 85% of people said creative thinking is critical for problem solving in their career.
The new Central High School Performing Arts Center
The Creative Arts Academy kicks off its school year with great news from Arconic and the Arconic Foundation. On Wednesday, Arconic announced it will continue to support the Academy’s 21st Century Skills Learning program.
CAA served as the pilot or trial site utilizing a specific version of the model with a focus on the role of the arts in developing 21st Century Skills of communication, critical thinking, creativity and collaboration. Read more